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    I think it's a great record. My favorites are...

    I think it's a great record. My favorites are Mary Long and Our Lady. How can you not dig a record where one of the songs basically flips the bird at Mary Whitehouse?!
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    Actually, Stravinsky made metal. Tony just...

    Actually, Stravinsky made metal. Tony just plugged it in.
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    I remember this one time, David Letterman did...

    I remember this one time, David Letterman did this gag where he's doing the show, and I think they get up to where the top 10 list or one of the other skits would normally occur, and Dave says "Oh,...
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    Alembics are quite capable of sounding way better...

    Alembics are quite capable of sounding way better than this. Here's three examples:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wt-u6mgcs7Q

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yhk4Ea0JnEs
    ...
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    I imagine it's something in the same vein as...

    I imagine it's something in the same vein as Tales From Topographic Oceans and Welcome Back My Friends To The Show That Never Ends, i.e. a display of bloated excess. A lot of people seem to get...
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    Well, since you brought up When It's Love, I'm...

    Well, since you brought up When It's Love, I'm reminded again, that the keyboard sound on that track always bugged me. If I remember correctly, Eddie was playing a grand piano that was rigged with...
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    Yeah, i sort of see your point. The worst thing...

    Yeah, i sort of see your point. The worst thing about Kickstart My Heart is they stole the intro from Montrose's Bad Motor Scooter (though I should criticize, because if I had been in a band at the...
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    Ugh! Talk about your penalty tracks!

    Ugh! Talk about your penalty tracks!
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    I'm not sure GNR were really all that different...

    I'm not sure GNR were really all that different from any of the other glam metal bands.



    Oy! This myth again. Grunge did NOT kill of glam metal. If anything, it was the damn record companies...
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    Van Halen: redefined just about everything about...

    Van Halen: redefined just about everything about hard rock guitar, not just the actual playing but even the gear themselves. For the first since the 50's, guitarists were suddenly clamoring for...
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    He produced my favorite Ramones album (allegedly...

    He produced my favorite Ramones album (allegedly at gun point). RIP
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    I remember I used to see him at shows here in...

    I remember I used to see him at shows here in Cleveland back in the 90's. Then he moved to another state, after which I saw him at the Progdays I went to and I think he was at a couple of the...
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    It's been a long since I saw that show, but as I...

    It's been a long since I saw that show, but as I recall, in one scene, they used the instrumental intro Uriah Heep's Gypsy during a foot chase.
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    "Cardinal Fang! Get the soft pillows!"

    "Cardinal Fang! Get the soft pillows!"
  15. Thread: Magma news

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    Sweet! Would you believe there's still a few...

    Sweet! Would you believe there's still a few albums I don't have?
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    In descending order: The Sky Moves Sideways ...

    In descending order:

    The Sky Moves Sideways
    Up The Downstairs
    On The Sunday Of Your Life
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    Same thing with Laurel & Hardy, Our Gang, The...

    Same thing with Laurel & Hardy, Our Gang, The Marx Brothers, etc. Hell, same thing with The Blues Brothers or Caddyshack or Animal House. How can you not laugh at "Face it, Kent, you threw up on Dean...
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    A friend of mine was asking on Facebook about...

    A friend of mine was asking on Facebook about Darling's 8 string cello. He said he had heard about it, but there didn't seem to be much info on the net about. Anyone know any details?
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    I really only know one album, Eos, the record he...

    I really only know one album, Eos, the record he made with Terje Rypdal.
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    I remmeber when insurance ads used to be serious,...

    I remmeber when insurance ads used to be serious, like the old Prudential and Allstate ads from when I was a kid. As a side note, the spokesman for Allstate during the 60's was an actor named Ed...
  21. I remember seeing the video for Eat The Rich on...

    I remember seeing the video for Eat The Rich on MTV back in 87 or 88, and they literally bleeped the word that rhymes with Rich during the choruses. About a decade later, I saw the video again on...
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    The other day, I watched the Roseanne episode...

    The other day, I watched the Roseanne episode where they did the clip show where she gets visited by the TV moms of the past. When she's talking about the time they found a bag of pot and thought it...
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    I can't believe anyone would switch their...

    I can't believe anyone would switch their insurance on the basis of some of these stupid commercials. Particularly the Geico and Liberty ones, I'm not sure I'd want anyone who thinks THAT'S a good...
  24. Motorhead also played a notorious show at the...

    Motorhead also played a notorious show at the Variety Theater in Cleveland, I guess back in 80 or 81, something like that, where the ceiling plaster started flaking off due to the high volume.
  25. re: Overkill bonus disc show, from Fryars...

    re: Overkill bonus disc show, from Fryars Aylesbury,



    Liner notes says its' from '79, but yes, it's from March, and Girlschool do appear to be the support band. Or at least, Lemmy mentions...
  26. Are there any Motorhead fans in the theater tonight?

    So I've been kinda binging on Motorhead this week. I dunno, I guess I lost my mind and ended up putting in two different orders to Amazon, which resulted in me netting the double CD reissues of the...
  27. Gilmour had Raff Ravenscroft on sax, who had...

    Gilmour had Raff Ravenscroft on sax, who had played on the Pros And Cons... album, but obviously, not the tour.


    Mandela Effect. I remember a lot of stuff most people don't, probably because I...
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    Now they're saying she has passed away, yesterday.

    Now they're saying she has passed away, yesterday.
  29. You mean Eric Clapton and Tim Renwick (Tim,...

    You mean Eric Clapton and Tim Renwick (Tim, incidentally is one of only two musicians to tour with both Waters as a solo artist and the post-Waters Floyd, the other being Jon Carin...Tim was also...
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    I had the hots for her for awhile, when I was a...

    I had the hots for her for awhile, when I was a teenager, after seeing Nightmare On Elm Street III (as well as a B-movie called Pretty Smart), then again when she was on Medium.

    And yes, it was...
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    I love the remark he makes about the Kalishinakov...

    I love the remark he makes about the Kalishinakov being Russia's most popular export, along with vodka and depressing writers. "One thing's for sure, nobody's driving their cars". I also love the bit...
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    According to TMZ, Tanya's "rep" said that her...

    According to TMZ, Tanya's "rep" said that her husband told him personally that Tanya had passed, and had been calling family and friends to tell them that she was gone. Then apparently, 10:00am this...
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    Reputedly the second worst selling album in the...

    Reputedly the second worst selling album in the history of Columbia Records.
  34. I think Snowy said that he went down to Britannia...

    I think Snowy said that he went down to Britannia Row, where the band was still working on Animals, because Gilmour had called him up to offer him the gig. I kinda have the impression from the way...
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    None more than Damien in the Omen trilogy. I...

    None more than Damien in the Omen trilogy. I mean, he's the Antichrist, can't get more evil than that.
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    I'll have to figure out if there's not someplace...

    I'll have to figure out if there's not someplace I can watch it online.
  37. [QUOTE=calyx;1017295] If I'm not mistaken, the...

    If I'm not mistaken, the only songs White played bass on were Sheep and maybe Pigs (3 Different Ones). I'm not sure about Pigs On The Wing Part Two, where the whole band comes in after the verse and...
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    I remember MTV doing a "behind the scenes" thing not too long into the tour, and I remember that showed a bit of video, showing the bed being put into place prior to the performance, so if they were...
  39. I'll have to see if that footage is on Youtube....

    I'll have to see if that footage is on Youtube. The one I remember seeing, I think it was from Midnight Special, they were doing Hall Of The Mountain King. I think Mike Edwards was still one of the...
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    I've seen a few of those guys perform, but never...

    I've seen a few of those guys perform, but never with Blackmore. I saw Dio perform on his own (on a bill with Deep Purple and Scorpions) and with Heaven And Hell, I saw Bonnett sing wtih Michael...
  41. The cellists were always bouncing around the...

    The cellists were always bouncing around the stage, so you get the intonation issues. I think Jeff eventually figured out he needed to have Richard Tandy cover for them on the keyboards. And then on...
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    Yeah, COVID complications, apparently.

    Yeah, COVID complications, apparently.
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    I never got a chance to go. :(

    I never got a chance to go. :(
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    He says that it was a demo "recorded for their...

    He says that it was a demo "recorded for their own edification", whatever that might entail. I've also heard the recording described as "unfinished". Who knows what they actually intended to do with...
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    American Pie I could see, being that's...

    American Pie I could see, being that's it's...well, it's not excatly what I'd call "rock n roll". But I had the impression that AM radio was mostly top 40, while all the "album oriented" rock stuff...
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    Box Of Rain, Ripple, Attics Of My Life and...

    Box Of Rain, Ripple, Attics Of My Life and Brokedown Palace never sounded as good onstage as they did on American Beauty.
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    Are the cellists in tune? I was watching a video of them on Youtube one time from around the time, I think it might have been a Midnight Special thing. Anyway, the cellists are doing choreography,...
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    re: Adventures In Babysitting I actually...

    re: Adventures In Babysitting



    I actually remember seeing the TV advert for the movie, and there was like a one second, blink and you miss it, shot of Albert Collins with his Tele, and I said...
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    Gotcha. So the tape decays faster if there's a...

    Gotcha. So the tape decays faster if there's a lot of edits. Would be interesting to know what kind of shape somethign like that ...And Justice For All master is in, then, if it is at all salvageable...
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    Except that great big whopper of a clam Akkerman...

    Except that great big whopper of a clam Akkerman plays during Sylvia.
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    The studio version o fKöhntarkösz seems to never...

    The studio version o fKöhntarkösz seems to never get any respect. I happen to prefer the way the studio version ends, with the descending chord progression crossfading into the Ohm chant, over the...
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    They used to play the live version of Do You Feel...

    They used to play the live version of Do You Feel Like We Do on AM radio?!
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    And Albert Collins.

    And Albert Collins.
  54. Yeah, that was definitely a great show.

    Yeah, that was definitely a great show.
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    So, I bought a few Glenn Gould albums from...

    So, I bought a few Glenn Gould albums from Discogs, so that's a lot of what I've been listening to the last three days. I listened Gould's Toccatas Vol. 2 and the English Suites albums. Those are all...
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    It could be something as simple as that....

    It could be something as simple as that. According to Discogs, the Kohntarkosz single is identified as Kohntarkosz Part Two, my guess it's probably like the first three or four minutes of the piece....
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    Yeah, well, there's a bunch of films about The...

    Yeah, well, there's a bunch of films about The Doors and especially Morrison, and likewise, I know of at least two documentaries about Frank. So maybe someone felt like those were good places to cut...
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    BTW, you wanna know how I first heard of...

    BTW, you wanna know how I first heard of Eraserhead? If you watch the video Rush did for Vital Signs, there's a poster on the wall behind one of the band members. I remember seeing that on MTV in...
  59. I saw a screening of it just before the lockdown...

    I saw a screening of it just before the lockdown started back in March. Good film. I wonder if the DVD includes the Q&A thing they did at the end, wehre someone apparently asked "Is the fact that...
  60. Thread: Mountain!

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    The only one I have is Twin Peaks, the double...

    The only one I have is Twin Peaks, the double live ablum they did when they went to Japan, with the 31 minute version of Nantucket Sleighride. That's a pretty bad ass record.
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